Dances 2014

Square dance 2011

  • Cajun Dance with Cajun Strangers - Get your two-step and waltz moves ready for dancing to the Cajun Strangers! From Madison, Wisconsin, The Cajun Strangers have twice won the French Cajun Music Association of America’s Prix D’hors de Nous (2007, 2010), which is awarded annually for the … Continue reading
  • Contra Dance with the Cosmic Otters and Rachel Wallace, - The Cosmic Otters make people dance. Based in Chicago and Bloomington, Indiana, the group draws from Irish, Scottish, English and French-Canadian traditions to create original tunes and ear-catching versions of traditional melodies. Grooving and inventive, the twin-fiddle powered group plays … Continue reading
  • Dance Try-Its - Yes, you CAN have it all! Spend a delightful hour-and-a-half learning three different dance traditions. 2:30pm-3:15pm: Simple English and Scandinavian dances with Jon and Sue Hanson Jon and Sue Hanson have been involved in traditional dance since their college days. … Continue reading
  • Family Dance with the Volo Bogtrotters - Bring the kids and the kids-at-heart to this dance for folks of all ages! The Volo Bogtrotters are have been a Midwestern favorite since their first gig at the actual Volo Bog in Lake County, Illinois in 1985. Their music … Continue reading
  • Square Dance with Volo Bogtrotters and Pop Wagner, calling - The Volo Bogtrotters are have been a Midwestern favorite since their first gig at the actual Volo Bog in Lake County, Illinois in 1985. Their music is inspired by the classic string band sounds that appeared on 1920s phonograph records, … Continue reading